I am new to the device and forum , Can anybody help , How to get the standbye mode on my newly purchased wiim mini , that white light is always there i need to get it on standbye mode , as its a hassle to unplug the device always when not in use
The WiiM mini automatically goes into standby mode after 2 minutes when the music stops. The LEDs will change from bright white to dark white.
In the WiiM home app, you can change the standby time in the "Standby mode" in the device settings. Tap the gear icon to the right of the WiiM mini card in the app's device menu to go to the device settings screen.
However, it should be noted that the standby mode of the WiiM is idling and the power consumption does not change. If you don't want to use it for a long time, you can use a smart power strip.
Others here who have measured it say approx 1.5W regardless of standby or not.
Does leaving them always on degrade life more than turning on and off each day? No idea.
I just leave mine on all the time, standby set to never.
Edit - actually, I think 1.5w is for the pro.
I think the mini is a fair bit less.
I am planning to buy wiim mini and pro. I would like to ask what is the electricity consumption of both devices in different modes. And what effect it would have over my electricity bill if used on daily basis. I live in Pakistan, and cost of electricity is too high. Secondly can i get some...